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Fruitvale Station
Ryan Coogler

Based on the actual events of a fatal police shooting, this movie drama tells the story of Oscar Grant’s last 24 hours – a young African American who was shot by the police during New Year’s Eve 2008/09.

This movie might serve as a starting point for an interdisciplinary teaching project on #BlackLivesMatter.

· · 2013

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Fruitvale Station. Directed by Ryan Coogler, The Weinstein Company, 2013. 85 min., FSK 12

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  • Award-winning
  • Democratic and political education
  • Silenced voices